Koei Tecmo president and CEO Yoichi Erikawa, also known as Kou Shibusawa, appeared on the PlayStation stage at Tokyo Game Show 2016 for an 11-minute demonstration of Nioh.
The challenge stage saw Shibusawa eventually take on Jorogumo, a hideous spider yokai. Does he defeat her?
Nioh is due out worldwide for PlayStation 4 on February 9.
Watch the footage below. (Starts at 31:33 and ends at 42:44.)